The Wonder Woman theme song is popular in the Lepore household, with the kids singing “fighting for your rights, in your satin tights!”  Hear Jill Lepore discuss this and the historical detective work she passionately pursued to reveal the origin of one of American popular culture’s most iconic figures—a story that hides within it not only a fascinating family saga but a crucial history of twentieth-century feminism.

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“It’s an irresistible story, and the author tells it with relish and delight.” –Kirkus Reviews

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With or Without Her Satin Tights: Jill Lepore tells THE SECRET HISTORY OF WONDER WOMAN

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